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Buses from Houston to Tulsa

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Houston to Tulsa. Traveling by bus from Houston to Tulsa usually takes around 11 hours and 34 minutes, but the fastest Tornado Bus bus can make the trip in 11 hours,

Distance443 mi (713 km)
Shortest duration11h 0m
Cheapest price$120.00
Most frequent serviceTornado Bus
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Price trends for buses from Houston to Tulsa

Monthly average prices

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What bus companies travel from Houston to Tulsa?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Houston to Tulsa. Tornado Bus is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Tornado Bus111h 35m$124.49
  • Tornado Bus

    Tornado Bus

    Tornado Bus is a regional bus company that primarily serves the southern United States and Mexico. Founded in 1993, Tornado Bus Company is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. For Tornado travel from Houston to Tulsa, Tornado operates 1 scheduled trips per day with prices starting from $120.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Houston to Tulsa during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Houston to Tulsa?

The bus takes an average of 11 hours and 34 minutes to cover the 443 miles from Houston to Tulsa. However, the fastest bus only takes 11 hours. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Houston to Tulsa for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Houston?

There is usually only one bus per day from Houston to Tulsa. It leaves the station in Houston at 2:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There is usually only one bus per day from Houston to Tulsa. However, it is not a direct bus, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change buses during the trip.

City Information

Houston

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Houston, Texas is one of the most populous cities and among the most expansive cities in the U.S. As a result, Houston has become the leading commercial center in the Southern United States. Astronomy aficionados recognize Houston as the city where NASA’s Mission Control Center is located, and music fans know Houston as the birthplace of Queen B herself, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter.

Even though Houston has a relatively small downtown area, it is packed with exciting things you can do while you’re in town. If you’re in the mood for a cultural outing, head to the Theater District where you are sure to find a play or a music performance you’d enjoy, or check out the Museum District that boasts more than 20 different museums and galleries. Since Houston is the most racially and ethnically diverse city in the country, its restaurant scene is one of a kind offering a rich variety of cuisines from all over the world. The many experiences available in Houston make it one of Texas' best vacation destinations.

As one of the main metropolitan cities in the U.S., Houston is very well connected to the rest of the country and the world. The main bus and train stations are both located right in the heart of downtown making it easy to get to your final destination by public transit or car. There are also several airports within the city’s vicinity that provide a good variety of options depending on where you’re flying to or from.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Houston?

Main departure station: Tornado Bus Station - Airport

Houston has two bus stations with service to Tulsa.

All bus stations in Houston:

  • Tornado Bus Station - Airport

  • Tornado Bus Station - Lockwood

Where does the bus arrive in Tulsa?

Main arrival station: El Mercadito

All buses from Houston arrive at one main station in Tulsa.

All bus stations in Tulsa:

  • El Mercadito

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